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Hate the new iPhone battery icon on iOS 16?  You won't have to wait too long for a fix

Hate the new iPhone battery icon on iOS 16? You won’t have to wait too long for a fix

This story is part Focal Point iPhone 2022CNET’s collection of news, tips and advice on Apple’s most popular product. If you run iOS16 on your iPhone and explored many new features, you’ve probably noticed the redesigned battery percentage icon in the status bar. Apple dropped the feature with the release of the iPhone X, due …

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iPhone users complain iOS 16 is battery draining, has other issues

Two weeks after Apple launched iOS 16, users continue to complain that the mobile operating system sucks their battery far too quickly. Battery life tends to take an initial hit when new operating systems are rolled out, as software and app updates, as well as re-indexing of files, photos, and other functions, require the processor …

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Apple Watch Ultra Teardown Reveals Bigger Battery, Better Water Resistance and More

Apple Watch Ultra Teardown Reveals Bigger Battery, Better Water Resistance and More

iFixit shared a teardown video of the Apple Watch Ultra today, offering a deeper look at the watch’s internal design and components. While the Apple Watch Ultra has four exposed pentalobe screws on the back case for quick access inside the watch, iFixit said the device remains difficult to repair. For example, after removing the …

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Apple changed the new iPhone battery icon in iOS 16.1 to what everyone wanted

iOS 16.1 will give us the iPhone battery icon everyone wanted

This story is part Focal Point iPhone 2022CNET’s collection of news, tips and advice on Apple’s most popular product. The latest version of Apple’s mobile software — iOS16 — resets the battery percentage to iPhone Status Bar. Apple retired this feature with the release of iPhone X in 2017 due to space requirements for various …

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Apple changed the new iPhone battery icon in iOS 16.1 to what everyone wanted

Apple changed the new iPhone battery icon in iOS 16.1 to what everyone wanted

This story is part Focal Point iPhone 2022CNET’s collection of news, tips and advice on Apple’s most popular product. The iPhone used to display the remaining battery percentage right in the status bar, viewable from anywhere on your phone, which provided a convenient way to quickly see your battery level – until Apple removed the …

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